Ever since his heart was broken, Jack has kept it safe from harm by carrying it in a bucket. One day a magic carp leaps from a pool of water, turns into a beautiful maiden and steals Jack's heart, challenging him to solve a riddle to win it back. His search leads Jack to discover the surest cure of all for a broken heart.
Original title: The Man Who Kept His Heart in a Bucket
Genre: Fiction→ Children & Young Adult→ Picture Books
- Illustrated by Jerry Pinkney